Gloucester Room

A Fringe Performance Space in the Heart of the City

Located on the first floor, the new Gloucester Room is purpose built for functions and events. It is able to accommodate 102- 120 seated. See seating plan at right.

The custom built facility flows seamlessly from the adjacent Dress Circle Foyer and is tastefully decorated with complementary character, detailing and style.

With large arched character windows providing natural light the room is ideal for a variety of events from concerts, reunions, cocktail and dining functions to corporate board meetings, AGMs & staff training sessions. It is also suitable for private pre or post show hosting and entertainment.

 

145 Gloucester Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

Box Office:
0800 TICKETEK (0800 842 538)

Theatre office:

Its dimensions are 144m2 12.6m x 11.5m and is able to accommodate 102- 120 seated.

The space features large arched character windows providing natural light and a sprung wooden flooring.

The custom built facility flows seemlessly from the adjacent Dress Circle Foyer and is tastefully decorated with complementary character, detailing and style.
The room is ideal for a variety of events from concerts, reunions, cocktail and dining functions to corporate board meetings, AGMs & staff training sessions. It is also suitable for private pre or post show hosting and entertainment.

Custom fitted blinds ensure blackout conditions for audio visual presentations. A baby grand piano is available for hire for concerts or event entertainment. Any staging or further technical requirements can be arranged on request.

The Gloucester Room features an adjacent kitchenette and servery which has been designed with event catering needs in mind.

The Gloucester Room has easy access via the marble staircase or lift and shares the ample and accessible toilet facilities with the Dress Circle.

Parking options change frequently in Christchurch at present.  Currently there is open parking on the south corner of Manchester & Gloucester Streets.

Two floors of The Crossing's carpark on Lichfield Street will be available for public parking from Friday 11 November until the end of the holiday period.  There will be 200 free short-term carparks provided, with a P120 restriction in place.

Re:START: the temporary carpark opposite Ballantynes, on Lichfield Street, will stay open for Christmas before closing at the end of December .

East Lichfield (corner of Manchester/Lichfield): this has been reduced to 50 carparks to enable construction of the new East Frame residential area.

The Christchurch City Council and Wilsons Parking both have information about where to park in Christchurch. Please note the The Press carpark is only for employees until 5pm, after which time it changes into a Wilsons paid carpark.

The Gloucester Room has easy access via the marble staircase or lift and shares the ample and accessible toilet facilities with the Dress Circle.